“Strut”

© Teklanika Photography 2013
© Teklanika Photography 2013

“Strut”
Male turkeys may be seen courting in groups, often with the dominant male gobbling, spreading his tail feathers (strutting), drumming/booming and spitting.

North American Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)
San Isabel National Forest, Colorado
04/08/2013
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 400mm
1/1000 sec @ f5.6
iso 125
© Teklanika Photography 2013